Carlisle United have signed midfielder Mike Jones on a two-year deal which will keep him at Brunton Park until at least the summer of 2018.
Queen of the South will face Dundee United on Saturday August 6th at 3pm in their first fixture of the season.
Their other August fixtures are as follows:
- Saturday 13th August- QoS vs Ayr United 3pm KO
- Saturday 20th August- QoS vs Falkirk 3pm KO
- Saturday 27th August- Dunfermline vs QoS 3pm KO
Carlisle United face a 700-mile round trip for their first game of the 2016/2017 season after drawing Portsmouth away from home on Saturday 6th August. Kick-off is 3pm.
Their other August fixtures are:
- Saturday 13th August- CUFC vs Plymouth 3pm KO
- Tuesday 16th August- CUFC vs Cheltenham 7.45pm KO
- Saturday 20th August- Cambridge vs CUFC 3pm KO
- Saturday 27th August- Barnet vs CUFC- 3pm KO
Fans of Queen of the South are being given the chance to meet the players for a chat and photo opportunity.
The team's stars will be at the Plainstanes near Midsteeple in Dumfries town centre on Saturday 25th June between 10.30am and 11.30am.
The event coincides with the club joining forces with the Midsteeple Box Office who will now be selling match day tickets for league games- allowing fans to buy tickets in advance.
2,500 children have turned out for a FA event at Penrith Football Club today.
Trevor Sinclair was on hand to answer questions about his career.
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Stranraer's play-off final against Ayr United was goalless after 30 minutes of extra time.
Stranraer scored one of their penalties, while Ayr netted three. They won 3-1 on aggregate.
The League 1 play-off final between Stranraer and Ayr has gone to extra time.
A number of cup matches are taking place in the South of Scotland football league this weekend.
South Challenge Cup Final - Saturday 14 May 2016:
- Queen Of The South v St Cuthbert Wanderers, at Galabank in Annan, at 3pm
Potts Cup Semi Finals:
- Heston Rovers v Creetown at Palmerston Park in Dumfries at 7.30pm
- Nithsdale Wanderers v Lochar Thistle at Lorimer Park in Sanquar at 7.30pm
The Cree Lodge Cup Final will take place next Wednesday 18 May:
- Heston Rovers v St Cuthbert Wanderers. Park to be arranged, kick off at 7.30pm